Henry David Thoreau

Henry David Thoreau (July 12, 1817 – May 6, 1862) was an American author, poet, philosopher, abolitionist, naturalist, tax resister, development critic, surveyor, historian, and leading transcendentalist. He is best known for his book Walden, a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings, and his essay Civil Disobedience, an argument for individual resistance to civil government in moral... Read more at Wikipedia


Date of Birth: 12-Jul-1817

Place of Birth: Concord, , United States of America

Date of Death: 06-May-1862

Profession: Writer, Philosopher, Poet

Nationality: United States of America, France

Zodiac Sign: Cancer






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